With Hard Working Class Heroes 2014 just one week away (Thursday, October 2nd to Saturday, October 4th), the Last Mixed takes a look at the vast array of artists performing at this year’s festival and comes up with the 20 must see acts in oder of appearance.
Voids – Workman’s Club: Thursday, October 2nd (8pm)
Galway duo Voids will bring their distinct atmospheric electro sound to this year’s HWCH, the pair’s unique sound will be the perfect beginning to the eclectic festival.
The Statics – Mercantile: Thursday, October 2nd (8.40pm)
Indie-rock four-piece the Statics continue their current momentum with an appearance on the Mercantile stage at Hard Working Class Heroes 2014. The band’s debut E.P. Hidden Pigeon is vibrant affirmation of their sound.
The Late David Turpin – Workman’s Club: Thursday, October 2nd (9.20pm)
An enigmatic performer, the Late David Turpin always provides an engaging and exciting live show in any context.
God Knows + MynameisjOhn – Button Factory: Thursday, October 2nd (10pm)
Following their explosive live performance as part of the live in Unit-1 series with Murli the prospect of an equally powerful set from the duo God Knows & MynameisjOhn is a promising one indeed.
Fallen Rule – Mercantile: Thursday, October 2nd (10pm)
Hot on the heels of their headline show in the Grand Social earlier this month Dublin rock influenced act Fallen Rule will take to stage at the Mercantile as part of HWCH 2014.
Liza Flume – Meeting House Square: Thursday, October 2nd (10.15pm)
An artist who has been consistently crafting and perfecting her sound, Liza Flume will perform at the HWCH outdoor stage in Meeting House Square on Thursday night. Flume will release her new single ‘Sleepless Nights’ later this month.
Carriages – Workman’s Club: Thursday, October 2nd (10.40pm)
A duo who have already had a landmark year with the release of their double A-side single ‘Roots/Significant Landscapes’ and it’s supporting Irish tour, Carriages will perform at the Workman’s Club during HWCH 2014.
Death In The Sickroom – Mercantile: Friday, October 3rd (8.40pm)
Indie-pop act Death In The Sickroom made a impactful debut with their recent E.P. Brick to the Face, the band will continue to build on this with a set at the Mercantile on October 3rd.
The Hard Ground – Grand Social: Friday, October 3rd (8.50pm)
No strangers to the Last Mixed Tape, the Hard Ground will bring their current Irish tour to Hard Working Class Heroes as the group support their current E.P. Triptych: 2.
Somerville – Button Factory: Friday, October 3rd (9.20pm)
A performer with an engrossing musical style and stage presence, Somerville’s slow-burning ambience soaked sound is singular in its tone and the artist’s forthcoming appearance at the Button Factory will be a must see.
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